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News, reviews and guides on information security and privacy

Two-factor authentication deadline looms for STP

Two-factor authentication deadline looms for STP

The next deadline under the STP (Single Touch Payroll) regime is the mandatory use of two-factor authentication.
Sep 4 2018, 3:14PM
Malware via fax

Malware via fax

Researchers at security vendor Check Point have demonstrated that it is possible to take control of a computer by sending a specially crafted fax to a multifunction device on the same network.
Aug 24 2018, 9:02AM
WatchGuard adds AI to block zero-day malware

WatchGuard adds AI to block zero-day malware

WatchGuard Technologies has added a layer to the defences provided by its Firebox security appliances.
Aug 13 2018, 11:04AM
Australian security company launches UTM appliances

Australian security company launches UTM appliances

A new, locally-made security appliance has been designed specifically for the SMB market.
Aug 2 2018, 9:23AM
Are you leaving an RDP backdoor open?

Are you leaving an RDP backdoor open?

Security vendor McAfee has discovered an underground trade in RDP login credentials that can provide attackers with access to Windows systems. Here are some ways to protect your business.
Jul 31 2018, 10:28AM
How to create the ultimate USB rescue kit

How to create the ultimate USB rescue kit

We reveal how to create a Windows Recovery Drive and the best free tools to include with it.
Jun 15 2018, 5:27AM
Secure, Australian-hosted storage service launched

Secure, Australian-hosted storage service launched

DekkoVault is a new file storage and sharing service designed for security-conscious Australian businesses.
Jun 13 2018, 7:18AM
Norton Core can help secure your network

Norton Core can help secure your network

New Wi-Fi router is designed to protect Internet of Things and other connected devices.
Jun 11 2018, 9:38AM
Secure your Wi-Fi in ten steps

Secure your Wi-Fi in ten steps

How to lock down your wireless network and find rogue devices that could be stealing your data.
Jun 9 2018, 11:03AM
Banking Trojan specifically targets Australians

Banking Trojan specifically targets Australians

Security provider warns of Trojan that steals banking credentials and other personal data.
Jun 5 2018, 11:23AM
Ten steps to securing your business systems

Ten steps to securing your business systems

Protect your business's data and reputation by following this checklist from a leading cloud security vendor.
May 2 2018, 4:17PM
Your guide to business email security

Your guide to business email security

We explain how to protect your email from malware, phishing, ID theft and loss of critical business data.
May 1 2018, 7:52AM
How to create a business continuity plan

How to create a business continuity plan

Having a plan could mean the difference between your business recovering and not recovering from a disaster or major outage.
Apr 30 2018, 11:50AM
WD NAS security flaw revealed

WD NAS security flaw revealed

WD’s My Cloud EX2 can provide access to media files even without permissions, a security vendor warns.
Apr 27 2018, 6:14PM
Ransomware survival guide

Ransomware survival guide

What to do if your PC or network has been infected by GoldenEye, WannaCry or other ransomware.
Apr 27 2018, 6:00AM
Ransomware defence guide

Ransomware defence guide

Six steps to protecting your PC or network against GoldenEye, WannaCry and other ransomware.
Apr 26 2018, 12:05AM
How to see if Cambridge Analytica has your Facebook info

How to see if Cambridge Analytica has your Facebook info

Facebook says 311,127 Australian accounts may have been affected. Here’s how to find out if yours was one of them.
Apr 11 2018, 10:05PM
Privacy guide: everything you need to know about encryption

Privacy guide: everything you need to know about encryption

We've rounded up the best tools and methods for encrypting all your data across all your devices.
Apr 2 2018, 7:29AM
The case for outsourcing your IT security

The case for outsourcing your IT security

A managed security service provider explains how it can offer enterprise-grade protection to small businesses.
Mar 30 2018, 6:56PM
Beware bogus Netflix emails

Beware bogus Netflix emails

The latest scam email campaign reported by MailGuard is designed to steal your credit card details.
Mar 29 2018, 4:22PM

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